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The Revelstoke Current went online on June 30, 2009. Publisher David F. Rooney shared stories about Revelstoke and its people. David posted over 8,000 articles to The Current, until his passing on July 21, 2017. This Archive is his legacy.

Fire ban in effect for both national parks

All fires are now strictly prohibited in Mount Revelstoke and Glacier National Parks. A statement from Parks Canada that was issued today said the ban...

Better use of the Web, social media and branding key to tourism success

By David F. Rooney All of the players in Revelstoke's burgeoning tourism sector have to get their messages straight, says the author of a new...

Why every vote counts!

If you care about Canada, and you don’t like what Stephen Harper is doing to our country, you need to know how important it...

Local business briefs

Looking for something different to do today, Sunday May 25? Well, then, head on up to the Hillcrest Hotel to see the Chamber of Commerce’s...

Obituary Notice — Mary Wolinski

Mary Wolinski passed away at Mt. Cartier Court Extended Care, Revelstoke on Wednesday, December 21st, 2016, at the age of 90 years. There will...

The next federal election is almost upon us… are you ready?

While it's not yet carved in stone, it now appears that a federal election will be called this spring. All three opposition parties decided,...

Halloween photo feature was appreciated

Hi David, It was great to see the Halloween photos of everyone dressed up around town on line, I didn't get out to any stores...

BC Liberal Throne Speech fails to address the real issues 
British Columbians face

VICTORIA – After a 200-day hiatus, Premier Clark has finally returned to the Legislature to face scrutiny on just how well her government is...

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